Dry Feb 2017

Dry Feb is a fundraiser that challenges you to go booze-free for a month to support the Canadian Cancer Society. It helps you get healthy and clear your head while also raising funds for an important cause.
Dry Feb takes a light-hearted approach to raising funds for a serious issue. You don’t often get the chance to raise money for charity by not doing something! It is a challenge of determination that rewards participants with a great sense of achievement and feeling of wellbeing.
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What is Cricket Australia selling its millions of young fans?

The summer sporting season is now in full swing and our Booze Free Sport campaign has its sights set on Cricket Australia.
Just look around at all the alcohol promotion and consider, what is Cricket Australia selling its millions of young fans during the Victoria Bitter One Day International series?
With Victoria Bitter as the official beer of the Australian Test team and Hardys as the official wine, alcohol will again feature more prominently than all the cricket stars from Australia or Pakistan, regardless of how well they perform with bat or ball.
Find more from Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education (FARE) Australia.

What is Cricket Australia selling its millions of young fans? from FAREAustralia on Vimeo.

The sport arena should be safe

This is Sondres story. For someone like him it´s like that on almost every football pitch, weekend getaways and sports event. Is adult alcohol use OK in children sport? Watch the movie and share the important story.
A survey response analysis made for AV-OG-TIL show that 1 in 4 sports parents think it is OK to drink alcohol at social gatherings in the club where both children and adults are present. The least we can do for children like Sondre is to give them a good, safe sports environment.
Find more from AV-OG-TIL

RESPEKT campaign

Respect campaign aims to get more people with alcohol problems to turn to the municipal treatment. The campaign consists of national advertising on television, the Internet and social media and local campaign activities that municipalities alcohol treatments stands for.
Respect campaign created in close cooperation with the municipal alcohol treatments or other municipal departments.
By Hope.dk in cooperation with Alcohol and Society and TrygFonden

HBO Docs – Risky Drinking

“Are you a risky drinker? Nearly 70% of American adults drink alcohol and nearly 1/3 of them engage in problem drinking at some point in their lives. Produced with The National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), Risky Drinking is a no-holds-barred look at a national epidemic through the intimate stories of four people whose drinking dramatically affects their relationships.”
Find more from HBO Docs

HBO Docs – Risky Drinking from Freddy Arenas on Vimeo.

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

A short prevention animation about FAS (fetal alcohol syndrome).
FAS is diagnosed when a child shows retarded growth, a specific pattern of minor facial anomalies and neurological damage.
THERE IS NO SAFE TIME AND NO SAFE AMOUNT OF ALCOHOL DURING PREGNANCY
Direction, animation & sound design: GRETA JANUTYTĖ and MILDA ŠIULYTĖ (VILNIUS ACADEMY OF ARTS, 2016).

FETAL ALCOHOL SYNDROME from Milda Šiulytė on Vimeo.